Top Story goes into hibernation and editor moves on

Oct 28th, 2009 | By | Category: Idaho, Intermountain Northwest, National, News, Top Story

As many of you have already noticed has gone dormant for the past several months and I would like to tell you why and what will be coming next. This year my family has gone through some great challenges that have resulted in a fundamental change in focus. In mid April while at a [...]

URGENT ACTION ALERT! Matthew Shepard Act in Danger

Jul 14th, 2009 | By | Category: National, News, Top Story

The US Senate is set to vote on the Matthew Shepard Act THIS WEEK and according to the Human Rights Commission WE NEED TO CALL OUR SENATORS NOW!

The Matthew Shepard Act (S. 909) is in danger from right wing extremists who are flooding senators with letters and phone calls. Focus on the Family’s James Dobson has been referring to this important hate crime legislation as the “Pedophile Protection Act” and “And Utter evil.” This is what the American Family Association says on their website about the Hate Crimes Legislation, along with an inflammatory scary music video action alert.”

Iowa Supreme Court Ruling On Marriage Upholds Religious Liberty

Apr 3rd, 2009 | By | Category: National, News, Top Story

Today’s Iowa Supreme Court decision striking down a state law banning same-sex marriage is a welcome reaffirmation of religious liberty, says Americans United for Separation of Church and State.

In its unanimous ruling, the Iowa high court makes it clear that religious denominations have a constitutional right to set their own rules about marriage but that civil law should reflect equal protection for all citizens and not be anchored in religious dogma.

Saddam verdict due Nov 5, two days prior to U.S. elections

Oct 28th, 2006 | By | Category: Idaho, Top Story

Isn’t it amazing that a verdict on Saddam Hussein’s is expected just two days before the U.S. Congressional elections? What is even more amazing is the silence from the American media on the issue. If you look at the Bush administration’s track record you will notice how they time Iraqi war policies with U.S. elections. [...]